Deadline reports that Guardians of The Galaxy actor Michael Rooker has taken the role of Buddy in the Fast and Furious 9, as the production is about to wind-down in the United Kingdom.
Guardians of the Galaxy‘s Michael Rooker has joined Universal’s Fast & Furious 9 in the role of Buddy, in what is a last-minute addition to the production which is currently underway.
Their spinoff Hobbs and Shaw has been quite successful all things considered as the film has earned over $438.6 million globally, and there is already talk of a sequel in the works.
While Dwayne Johnson says he won’t appear in the ninth film, he has suggested an openness to return for Fast and Furious 10.
Universal Pictures has set the film’s release date for May 22nd, 2020.